In support of the book, Winning Answers to 500 Interview Questions:
Would you be willing to take a Salary cut?
Why this question is being asked: To determine how much you prioritize the salary while considering an opportunity.
Strategy: Make it clear that your interest is in the opportunity, not just the salary, but the salary would play a factor and that you could not take a Pay Cut.
Sample answer: The most important thing for me is the job responsibilities and the work that I would be doing. That being said, I am looking to grow my career in all ways and salary would certainly factor into it and I would not be able to take a pay cut.
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